The University of San Francisco: College of Arts & Sciences

Academic Excellence

Alessandra Cassar and Shirley McGuire, Chairs 

The Academic Excellence Task Force will recommend actions to the Dean with the goal of promoting and supporting student research inside and outside the classroom in the College of Arts and Sciences.

CARD 2013
Creative Activity and Research Day (CARD) 2013
CARD 2013
Creative Activity and Research Day (CARD) 2013
CARD 2013
Creative Activity and Research Day (CARD) 2013
CARD 2013
Creative Activity and Research Day (CARD) 2013
CARD 2013
Creative Activity and Research Day (CARD) 2013


Specifically, the task force will:

  • Generate ideas and create dialogue in the College of Arts and Sciences community about how to promote student and faculty research and creative activity.
  • Review current resources for and events devoted to student research and creative activity. Make recommendations on how to better support and promote outstanding student and faculty research in the College.
  • Evaluate the feasibility and sustainability of a webpage dedicated to student research and creativity activity, including issues related to structure and funding.
  • Evaluate the feasibility and sustainability of an Office of Student Research and Creativity Activity, including issues related to structure and funding.
  • Submit a final report by May 10, 2013 containing recommendations for the College. 

 

Past Events: 

Academic Excellence Task Force meetings:

  • August 26, 2012
  • October 26, 2012
  • December 5, 2013

Grant Reception

  • November 18, 2012

Dean’s Scholar Awards

  • January 29, 2013 

Creative Activity and Research Day (CARD) 

Formerly known as the Day of Celebration of Students’ Research and Artistic Scholarly Creative Activity

  • April 19, 2012
  • April 19, 2013

Events

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